Definition of pending:
at, bound, impending, abortive, outstanding, incomplete, threatening, sketchy, upcoming, light-touch, unfinished, cum, approaching, guaranteed, open, amid, among, undecided, certain, oncoming, from, looming, proximate, coming, unsettled, barring, nearing, good, likely, superficial, into, sure, against, unresolved, possibly, failing, undetermined, probably, partial, expected, probable, undone, aboard.
- "History of the United States, Volume 6 (of 6)", E. Benjamin Andrews.
If there existed any hope or desire for a peaceful settlement of the questions at issue between the States, either party had a right to demand that, pending such settlement, there should be no hostile grasp upon its throat.- "The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2)", Jefferson Davis.
- "The History of Napoleon Buonaparte", John Gibson Lockhart.